San Carlos, Province of Pangasinan

Summary data
Typecity (component)
Island groupLuzon
RegionIlocos Region (Region I)
ProvincePangasinan
Barangay count86
Postal code2420
Coastal/Landlockedlandlocked
Marine waterbodiesnone (landlocked)
Philippine major island(s)Luzon
Area (2007)169.03 km2 (65.26 sq mi)
Population (2015)188,571
Density (2015)1,116 / km2 (2,890 / sq mi)
Coordinates15° 56' North, 120° 21' East (15.9277, 120.3478)
Estimated elevation above sea level10.8 meters (35.4 feet)

San Carlos is a landlocked component city in the coastal province of Pangasinan.

The city has a land area of 169.03 square kilometers or 65.26 square miles which constitutes 3.10% of Pangasinan's total area. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 188,571. This represented 6.38% of the total population of Pangasinan province, or 3.75% of the overall population of the Ilocos Region. Based on these figures, the population density is computed at 1,116 inhabitants per square kilometer or 2,890 inhabitants per square mile.

Barangays

San Carlos has 86 barangays as shown in the following table.

Demographic profile of barangays
BarangayPopulation percentage (2015)Population (2015)Population (2010)Change (2010‑2015)Annual Population Growth Rate (2010‑2015)
Abanon1.00%1,8771,8670.54%0.10%
Agdao2.00%3,7763,5127.52%1.39%
Anando0.56%1,04893212.45%2.26%
Ano1.46%2,7581,96140.64%6.71%
Antipangol1.00%1,8891,7756.42%1.19%
Aponit1.13%2,1281,9538.96%1.65%
Bacnar2.73%5,1454,45215.57%2.79%
Balaya1.01%1,9061,909-0.16%-0.03%
Balayong1.00%1,8831,58219.03%3.37%
Baldog1.06%2,0011,8219.88%1.81%
Balite Sur1.77%3,3463,2413.24%0.61%
Balococ0.92%1,7361,757-1.20%-0.23%
Bani0.38%723732-1.23%-0.24%
Bega1.07%2,0131,9015.89%1.10%
Bocboc0.60%1,1221,01710.32%1.89%
Bogaoan1.43%2,6922,02532.94%5.57%
Bolingit1.74%3,2852,94011.73%2.14%
Bolosan0.59%1,1091,731-35.93%-8.13%
Bonifacio0.33%618651-5.07%-0.99%
Buenglat0.82%1,5521,5182.24%0.42%
Bugallon‑Posadas Street0.27%513730-29.73%-6.50%
Burgos Padlan0.66%1,2401,398-11.30%-2.26%
Cacaritan1.18%2,2202,1841.65%0.31%
Caingal0.76%1,4351,4101.77%0.34%
Calobaoan1.91%3,6083,3208.67%1.60%
Calomboyan1.86%3,5143,16810.92%1.99%
Caoayan‑Kiling2.26%4,2613,9797.09%1.31%
Capataan1.18%2,2212,1204.76%0.89%
Cobol1.93%3,6403,4206.43%1.19%
Coliling2.41%4,5414,4791.38%0.26%
Cruz1.07%2,0271,65322.63%3.96%
Doyong1.15%2,1751,90314.29%2.58%
Gamata1.15%2,1611,57936.86%6.16%
Guelew2.18%4,1163,60214.27%2.57%
Ilang0.65%1,2261,1595.78%1.08%
Inerangan0.80%1,5041,4632.80%0.53%
Isla1.34%2,5202,570-1.95%-0.37%
Libas2.14%4,0303,24024.38%4.24%
Lilimasan1.32%2,4882,2908.65%1.59%
Longos0.64%1,2051,1138.27%1.52%
Lucban0.57%1,0701,0007.00%1.30%
M. Soriano0.49%9328736.76%1.25%
Mabalbalino0.62%1,1731,672-29.84%-6.53%
Mabini0.36%67857617.71%3.15%
Magtaking1.55%2,9262,7825.18%0.97%
Malacañang2.06%3,8823,8650.44%0.08%
Maliwara0.44%822856-3.97%-0.77%
Mamarlao1.42%2,6792,12326.19%4.53%
Manzon0.94%1,7791,853-3.99%-0.77%
Matagdem1.71%3,2163,0336.03%1.12%
Mestizo Norte0.84%1,5921,5055.78%1.08%
Naguilayan0.86%1,6261,46510.99%2.01%
Nilentap0.75%1,4171,3098.25%1.52%
Padilla‑Gomez1.11%2,0962,0621.65%0.31%
Pagal2.19%4,1213,8566.87%1.27%
Paitan‑Panoypoy0.88%1,6561,49810.55%1.93%
Palaming1.50%2,8232,40617.33%3.09%
Palaris0.33%6165659.03%1.66%
Palospos0.78%1,4801,21621.71%3.81%
Pangalangan1.65%3,1122,82810.04%1.84%
Pangoloan0.81%1,5231,3889.73%1.78%
Pangpang1.67%3,1402,82611.11%2.03%
Parayao0.50%93476022.89%4.00%
Payapa0.69%1,2951,1879.10%1.67%
Payar0.88%1,6671,6192.96%0.56%
Perez Boulevard0.37%694717-3.21%-0.62%
PNR Station Site0.47%890985-9.64%-1.91%
Polo0.88%1,6541,35921.71%3.81%
Quezon Boulevard0.85%1,5991,5970.13%0.02%
Quintong1.97%3,7093,25713.88%2.51%
Rizal1.37%2,5792,4943.41%0.64%
Roxas Boulevard0.80%1,5031,25519.76%3.49%
Salinap1.31%2,4712,541-2.75%-0.53%
San Juan1.54%2,9002,6927.73%1.43%
San Pedro‑Taloy1.35%2,5512,3837.05%1.31%
Sapinit0.72%1,3601,20512.86%2.33%
Supo0.78%1,4801,16626.93%4.64%
Talang0.85%1,6111,5583.40%0.64%
Tamayo1.62%3,0592,9703.00%0.56%
Tandang Sora0.31%5855575.03%0.94%
Tandoc1.99%3,7583,4528.86%1.63%
Tarece2.47%4,6664,3108.26%1.52%
Tarectec0.81%1,5251,4564.74%0.89%
Tayambani0.82%1,5401,31017.56%3.13%
Tebag0.65%1,2281,1724.78%0.89%
Turac3.02%5,7025,4873.92%0.73%
San Carlos Total188,571175,1037.69%1.42%

Economy

According to the Bureau of Local Government Finance, the annual regular revenue of San Carlos for the fiscal year of 2016 was 606,804,968.75.

details
Fiscal YearAnnual Regular IncomeChange
2009381,525,864.87
2010416,990,053.159.30%
2011450,082,316.847.94%
2012405,855,329.44-9.83%
2013437,343,132.127.76%
2014488,728,759.1811.75%
2015556,986,655.3913.97%
2016606,804,968.758.94%

End notes:

  • Annual Regular Income = Locally Sourced Revenue + Internal Revenue Allotment (IRA) Current Year + Other Shares from National Tax Collection
  • Locally Sourced Revenue = Real Property Tax (General Fund) + Tax on Business + Other Taxes + Regulatory Fees + Service/User Charges + Receipts from Economic Enterprises

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in San Carlos is 5 to 9, with 20,689 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 75 to 79, with 1,693 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 13,940
1 to 416,623
5 to 920,689
10 to 1420,556
15 to 1919,495
20 to 2416,917
25 to 2914,024
30 to 3413,012
35 to 3912,341
40 to 4410,585
45 to 499,748
50 to 548,030
55 to 596,783
60 to 645,523
65 to 694,240
70 to 742,669
75 to 791,693
80 and over1,703
Total188,571

Historical population

The population of San Carlos grew from 73,900 in 1960 to 188,571 in 2015, an increase of 114,671 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 1.42%, or an increase of 13,468 people, from the previous population of 175,103 in 2010.

details
Census datePopulationGrowth rate
73,900
84,3331.30%
90,8821.51%
101,2432.18%
124,5292.09%
134,0391.39%
154,2643.06%
161,8840.67%
175,1032.90%
188,5711.42%

Location

The city center of San Carlos is situated at approximately 15° 56' North, 120° 21' East, in the island of Luzon. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 10.8 meters or 35.4 feet above mean sea level.


Distances

Based on the great-circle distance (the shortest distance between two points over the surface of the Earth), the cities closest to San Carlos are Dagupan, Urdaneta, Alaminos, Tarlac City, Baguio, and Muñoz. The nearest municipalities are Malasiqui, Calasiao, Santa Barbara, Basista, Urbiztondo, and Aguilar. Its distance from the national capital is 162.79 kilometers (101.15 miles). The following list delineates such distance measurements.

great-circle distance

Nearest towns

Nearest cities

Distance from Manila: 162.79 kilometers (101.15 miles) to the South‑Southeast (S25°E)

National rankings

  • Population (2015): 188,571, ranked 66 out of 1,634
  • Land area (2007): 65.26 square kilometers, ranked 571 out of 1,634
  • Population density (2015): 1,116 inhabitants per square kilometer, ranked 119 out of 1,634
  • Annual population growth rate (2010 to 2015): 1.42%, ranked 1,338 out of 1,634

Notes

  1. Unless otherwise specified, population count (excluding percentages) and land area figures are derived from the Philippine Statistics Authority.
  2. Data on annual regular income is from the Bureau of Local Government Finance, Department of Finance
  3. Postal code information is from the Philippine Postal Corporation.
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